Tars Tame No. 22 Bulldogs

Tars Tame No. 22 Bulldogs

WINTER PARK, Fla. (March 11, 2019) – Rollins started Spring Break with a convincing upset win over No. 22 Ferris State.  The Tars downed the Bulldogs 5-2 on the Bert Martin Tennis Courts.  Rollins improves to 8-2 on the year.  Ferris State opens their Florida trip by falling to 2-5.

The Tars swept the double play, earning the point from the three matches.  Ziad Melhaoui and Anrdea Brignacca started the match with a 6-3 win in the top double spot.  Nicolo De Fraia and Frederick Danielson cruised to a 6-1 win in the second position.  Guillermo De Nicolas-Ruiz and Atakan Gezer completed the Tars' doubles dominance with a 6-3 third court win.

De Fraia dominated the No. 8 player in the Midwest Region, Stew Sell, earning a 6-1, 6-2 top court win to begin singles play.  Brignacca, put the Tars on the brink of victory and improved to 8-2 on the year with a straight set, fifth spot, win, 6-1, 6-4.  Gezer officially put the Tars in the win column with a 6-3, 7-5 victory in the fourth position.  Nicolas-Ruiz added Rollins fifth point with a 6-3, 7-5 win on the second court.

The Tars return to the court on Wednesday, March 13, when they face Bluefield State.  First serve is scheduled 11 a.m.

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